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We’ll be sharing thoughts, updates, and stories from staff and WMBCers every month.
"Thanks, that's very kind of you." “I have a great idea!” “I just love you so much.” So many of my three-year-old son’s sweet phrases are spoken because they’re phrases I say often to him. On the ﬂip side, yelling when he’s angry and interrupting when I’m trying to...read more
Last June, I wrote a blog post about how we were planning some changes to what membership (and baptism) would look like at WMBC. Instead of leaving all this work “behind the scenes,” I’d like to bring this out into the open a bit more and talk about what some of these...read more
Have you ever been to the point of no return in your life? I remember swimming across the lake at St. Malo with a couple of friends, and one of them turned out to not be a great swimmer. Not really something you want to learn when you’re about half-way across the...read more
Every parent has experienced this: You’ve been trying to teach your kid some basic principles on how to be a functioning human being for the majority of their life. Then, one day, their teacher, coach, small group leader, etc. says the exact same thing to them, and...read more
Last winter, in the weeks after my daughter was born, my wife and I spent a good deal of time watching Christmas movies on daytime TV. Needless to say, this not critically acclaimed cinema. Every film shared a similar premise: someone’s life is changed for the better...read more
In the Board Report that we put out a few weeks ago, our Board Chair, Conrad Zacharias, wrote the following: “We want to ‘do church on purpose:’ being relevant and reaching our community and culture, not just a continuation of ministry activities that have already...read more